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Build a car and race against other Scouts in the council.

The Council Pinewood derby is on Saturday, June 3, 2017 and will be at the Boy Scout Base Camp, located near Fort Snelling, Minnesota off of Highway 62. Races will be in several heats this year and Scouts will race against other Scouts their age from all across the Council! Registration starts at 8:30a.m., with races starting at 10:00 a.m.. Please see the times below for more details.

Check In Times

  • 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Lion and Tiger Check In
  • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Wolf and Bear Check In
  • 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Webelos I and II, and Open Division Check In

Race Times

  • 10:00 a.m. Lion and Tiger Race
  • 12:00 p.m. Wolf and Bear Race
  • 2:00 p.m. Webelos I and II Race
  • Award Ceremony Immediately after Webelos I and II Race
  • Open Divisions Race after awards ceremony

Who Can Participate?

Anyone is allowed to participate! If you have a fast or fun car and would like to have a blast and get one more race in this year you are welcome to join. Participants will be able to race their cars multiple times and prizes will be awarded to the top ten racers in each rank. There will also be climbing wall and archery opportunities open to participants at no additional cost. These additional activities will be open to siblings so feel free to bring the whole family!


  • $10.00 Per Participant
  • $5.00 Per Sibling

How Do We Register

Register for the Council Pinewood Derby

What Are the Rules?

Read the full set of rules posted on the documents section of this page to make sure your car won't get disqualified.

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